By AstriDDesign

Click HERE for the original tutorial

 

 

Materials download >  

Plugins:

VM Natural / Speed.

AlienSkin EyeCandy 5 Impact / Glass / Perspective Shadow.

MurasMeister / Pole transform.

Filters Unlimited 2.0

Penta. Com / color dot.

Toadies / Ommadawn - Import in Filters Unlimited

 

Preparations:

Copy the selection files to the selection folder of PSP

Double Click on the Eye Candy Preset, it will be imported automatically

Double click on the font (ttf) to open. Minimize to tray, you can use it now in PSP.

Note: If you are using PSP13 in combination with Windows 7 you need to copy the font to the Font folder of windows.

 

Used Colors

Foregroundcolor: #000000

Backgroundcolor: #CDD1D3

Other:

This translation is written with PSP13 but can also be made with earlier PSP versions.

01.

Open a new transparent image of 700 x 550 px

Set your foregroundcolor to gradient - Style: Radial

Fill your image with the gradient

Effects - Plugins - VM Natural -  Speed

 

 

02.

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool - Rectangle - Custom Selection: 

Fill with #000000

Selections - Select None

Layer Palette - Set the Layer Opacity of this layer to 20

 

03.

Swap the fore and backgroundcolor

Lock the backgroundcolor

Pen Tool - Mode: Draw Lines and Poly Lines - Line Style: Dot  Width: 2


Start at the left top to the bottom like this:

Layers - Convert to Raster Layer

Layers - Duplicate

Move to the other side of the dark image:

Layers - Merge - Merge Down - Repeat the merging once

Your layer palette is looking like this now:

 

04.

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Free Rotate - Left - 90

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - From Left checked - Wind Strength: 100

Rename this layer Wind

 

05.

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selection Tool - Rectangle - Custom Selection: 

Fill with #000000

Selections - Select None

Layer Palette - Set the Layer Opacity of this layer to 55

 

06.

Pen Tool - Same settings as before

Now draw a line like this:

Layers - Convert to Raster Layer

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Flip

 

 

07.

Open Tube "28.Astrid Blokjes" - Copy and paste as new layer on your image.

Move to the left like this:

 

08.

Layer Palette - Click on the Bottom layer

Selections - Select all

Image - Crop to Selection

 

09.

Layer Palette - Click on the top layer

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load selection from disc - Astrid selectie 28

Fill with #CDD1D3

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Glass -  Settings Tab: Click on Preset "Astrid 28"

Selections - Select None

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Flip

 

10.

Layer Palette - Click on the layer you renamed "Wind"

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Plugins - Mura's Meister - Pole Transform

Layers - Duplicate

Layers - Arrange - Move Down

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Edge Effects - Enhance

Effects - Distortion Effects - Wind - From Left checked - Wind Strength: 100

 

11.

Layer Palette - Click on the top layer

Open Tube "28 Astrid Bolletjes" - Copy and paste as new layer on your image.

Effects - Image Effects - Offset

Effects  3D Effects - Dropshadow - 2 - 2 - 100 - 0 - #000000

 

 

12.

Layers - New Raster Layer

Selections - Load/Save Selection - Load selection from disc - Astrid selectie 28a

Fill with #000000

Effects - Plugins - Penta.Com - Color Dot

Selections - Select None

Layer Palette - Set the Layer Opacity of this layer to 50

Layers - Arrange - Move Down - Repeat 5 times

 

13.

Open Tube "Betsie 631_02-02-2011" - Copy and paste as new layer on your image.

Image - Resize - 80% - Resize all layers not checked

Move to the right like this:

Effects - Plugins - Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 - Impact - Perspective Shadow -  Settings Tab: Dropshadow Blurry.

 

14.

Layer Palette - Click on the layer you renamed "Wind"

Layers - Duplicate

Effects - Distortion Effects - Polar Coordinates

Layers - Duplicate

Image - Mirror

Layers - Merge - Merge Down

Effects - Plugins - Filters Unlimited - Toadies - Ommadawn

 

 

15.

Text Tool - Font Balmoral LET - Size 120 - Units: Pixels - Stroke Width 1 - Create as: Vector

Lock your foregroundcolor and make sure your backgroundcolor is on #000000

Type: Attitude of a text of your own

Move to the top like this:

Layers - Convert to Raster Layer

Effects  3D Effects - Dropshadow - 0 - 1 - 80 - 5 - #cdd1d3

 

16.

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric -  1 px - #000000

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric -  25 px - #cdd1d3

Magic Wand Tool - Mode: Shift/Add - Tolerance 0 - Click in the last border

Set your foregroundcolor back to the gradient and fill the selection with the gradient

Adjust - Add/Remove Noise - Add Noise - Gaussian checked - 10 - Monochrome checked

Selections - Select None

Image - Add Borders - Symmetric -  1 px - #000000

 

17.

Add your name or watermark, save as JPG file and your done!

(Note: I added  a 1 px border for a better view at my black background)


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Thank you Martalip and Angelika for testing this translation

This is what they made:

Martalip:

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Angelika:

 

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